Author: Aaron Zollo

Cleanse Your Mac Securely with MacCleanse

  If you have ever needed to erase data securely you may want to try MacCleanse.  MacCleanse securely scans your system and erases the data of your choosing. "Whether you have been gift shopping online, discussing confidential business matters, visiting inappropriate web sites, or just wanted to clean out your system."  MacCleanse also is careful to not destroy the important information like others with a brute force style of getting the job done.  

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Quick Reception Fix for iPhone

Have you had your iPhone lose reception and the only way to get it back is to turn the phone off and back on.  Apparently this is not an isolated case as I myself have come across many times.  While according to gizmodo you turn airplane mode on and then off and you too can have your reception back.  Now we wait for Apple to fix this… 

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Firefox and Java Speed boost Make it a Default for Developers

 Due to the speed boost to Java, Firefox has become not only the fastest browser but most likely the default for developers.  The boost is a result of the update to Java already mentioned by cnet.  Firefox now seems primed to have even more specific apps for its browser written as it continues to grow in market share and speed dominance.  This is a result from work with TraceMonkey.  "TraceMonkey is a project to bring native code speed to JavaScript," said Mike Shaver, Mozilla’s interim vice president of engineering, adding that JavaScript performance nearly doubles compared to Firefox 3.0, based on the SunSpider test of JavaScript performance. That speeds up many basic tasks, but it also brings image editing and 3D graphics into JavaScript’s abilities, he said."  This is just more proof that open source is the way to go which brings the overall benefit to all of us.

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